System Engineer (Contract, Windows, VMWare, Hyper-V, XIV) Contract Job in Auckland, Auckland

job summary

posted date

Friday, 10 March 2017

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position type


market sector

Information Technology


4 Months

start date

Monday, 13 March 2017

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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand

job description

Key Responsibilities:

  • Remote support of all IT Infrastructure Systems (Storage operating systems and Infrastructure applications) ensuring availability and performance at datacentres and stores to ensure maximum uptime.
  • Monitor, maintain and optimise all hardware and associated operating systems
  • Understand the future business requirements for IT Infrastructure and ensure that all current and future capacity and performance aspects of the business requirements provided are cost effective
  • Develop tools and processes to allow Service Desk to be more efficient with recurring incidents/problems


  • Relevant industry specific certifications (Microsoft / Cisco VMWare etc)
  • At least five (5) years experience in a similar role such as a Systems Administrator
  • Strong logic and systems thinking
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Able to problem solve in a complex and multi-discipline area
  • Able to build effective relationships
  • Expertise in systems management practices
  • Strong commercial acumen
  • Effective communication skills both oral and written
  • Proven track record of effective qualitative and quantitative judgement and decision making
  • Timely and accurate executor of all initiatives


  • Experience in the FMCG environment
  • At least seven (7) years System Administration experience
  • Experience in retail and/or warehouse management systems


  • MS Server 2003/2008/2012
  • VMWare
  • Hyper-V
  • Backups (CommVault / Windows)
  • Storage (XIV & Pure)

Good to have

  • Azure
  • Skype for Business


Windows, VMWare, Hyper-V, Storage Technology (XIV, Pure & Commvault)

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